Swallow  Lincolnshire


In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Swallow like this:

SWALLOW, a parish in Caistor district, Lincoln; 4 miles E by N of Caistor, and 6½ ENE of Moortown r. station. Post town, Caistor. Acres, 2,790. Real property, £3,657. Pop., 239. Houses, 41. The manor belongs to the Earl of Yarborough. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £450.* Patron, the Earl of Yarborough. The church is Norman. There is a Primitive Methodist chapel.

Swallow through time

Swallow is now part of West Lindsey district. Click here for graphs and data of how West Lindsey has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Swallow itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Swallow, in West Lindsey and Lincolnshire | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.


Date accessed: 24th September 2020

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